The World Without American Leadership

August 14, 2019

People around the world, including Americans, have argued that the world can get along without US leadership. Today, they may want to scan the global landscape. While acute crises and violent conflict may not seem imminent at the moment, the view isn’t a hopeful one. For Americans, naively...

A Dangerous Proposal for US Diplomacy

October 06, 2016

Is the United States on the verge of enshrining humanitarian intervention as a bedrock principle of foreign policy? While the mainstream media focuses on losers and winners in the race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, a largely unreported debate is going on over the future course of US...

America and the Muslim World: Why Outreach Matters

August 22, 2013

US diplomacy must engage the street in the Muslim world. The Muslim world is one of the most rapidly expanding demographics that will command the attention of US foreign policymakers and diplomats in the foreseeable future. The challenge for Washington in recent years has included...